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Welcome to the Canadian Libraries page. The Toronto scanning centre was established in 2004 on the campus of the University of Toronto. From its humble beginnings, Internet Archive Canada has worked with well over 50 institutions, in providing their unique material(s) with open access and sharing these collections the world over. From the Archives of the Sisters of Service to the University of Alberta, IAC has digitized approximately 522,741 unique and special collections.

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Year
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2002
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1991
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1990
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Topics & Subjects
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1st World Conference on Women : 1975 : Mexico City
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Advocacy campaigns
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Africa
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Brasil
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Cameroon
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Chile
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Creator
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sergio contreras
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afkhami, mahnaz
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jaff, siona bongfen
Language
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English
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Persian
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WLP Interviews
by Jaff, Siona Bongfen
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Cameroonian activist Siona Bongfen Jaff, Community Education and Development Services (CEDS), describes her organization's history and focus on grassroots women's leadership training and women's health education. She describes the genesis of CEDS and the establishment of a community health center and vaccination program in the aftermath of a measles outbreak that killed 24 children in her village in five weeks.
Topics: Non-governmental organizations, Women's health services, Organizational development, Women's...
The show begins with an interview of teacher Mauricio Salegio and principal German Vidal of Gabriela Mistral, a spanish school in Edmonton. They talk about the emphasis of teaching their students why their fathers are here, the history of Latin America and the spanish language. With a high Chilean percentage of students they want to help the students understand their past and their possible futures. The show then features the integration of Latin America, focusing on Brazil and Chile, offering...
Topics: Education, educacion, historia latinoamericano, history of latin america, intergracion,...
Nosotros - Latin American Community Television Programme in Edmonton (Alberta)
by Sergio Contreras
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The newscasters begin talking about Paraguay, talking about the population and then giving a summary of its political history. The country was under military government for many years and by the end of the 1980’s they expelled a general and began having real elections with alternative choices (other parties). There were some interviews with the public about how they felt about the elections and interviewed different people on their opinion of new government. Interviewed a women’s group and...
Topics: Chilean national folk ballet, ballet folkorico de chile, first democratic vote in paraguay, primero...
WLP Interviews
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Mahnaz Afkhami discusses her work as a female government minister advocating for women's rights in Iran during the period 1970-1978. At that time, Akhami was able to pursue and negotiate for reforms because the government's goals supported progressive movement toward modernization and development. Afkhami conceptually linked the advancement of women to the goal of national development. In her work with grassroots women, Afkhami focused primarily on programs to meet her constituents' needs in...
Topics: Iran -- History -- Revolution 1979, Women's rights -- Muslim societies, Patriarchy, Women -- Social...